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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience in General Surgery
Infection: Appendicitis is an infection of the appendix. Most often surgery is recommended to remove the infected appendix before it bursts or causes serious int ... Read More

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Appendicitis include:: Removal of appendix, Intravenous fluids, Hospitalization, Laparoscopic appendectomy, Testicular ultrasound, Appendectomy.
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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Check first: You would do well to check with your surgeon. There are some antibiotics that can have an increased risk of side affects when alcohol is consumed as ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: Once your surgeon agrees that it is safe to travel & fly.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Breaux
38 years experience in Pediatric Surgery
Probably not: The appendix is normally located in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen, so that is where the pain & tenderness localize in appendicitis. Only ver ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
No temp usually: appendicitis or inflammation of appendix usually caused by small stone trapped in appendix opening causing mucosal inflammation. Pain as such is per ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
See doctor: Your appendix could burst and cause peritonitis see a doctor. An appendicitis is nothing to trifle with. Be safe than sorry.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Appendicitis can lead to:: Abdominal abscess, Infertility in women, Small Bowel Obstruction, Anovulation, Bowel obstruction, Bowel perforation.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Sometimes it is: Difficult to tell even for doctors, and they need to get a ct scan to be sure. Right lower abdominal pain and fever, preceded by nausea and vomiting ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience in General Surgery
None are specific: You can have belly pain (or not), vomiting (or not), loss of appetite (or not), and other symptoms (or not). The best thing to do is see your doctor t ... Read More
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